Kim Kardashian who has a net worth of $900 million dollarsis an American reality television star, model, entrepreneur and spokesperson. She is one of the most-famous and highest-earning celebrities on the planet.
Kim Kardashian As An Entrepreneur
Kim Kardashian West is selling a 20% stake in her cosmetics company KKW Beauty to beauty giant Coty COTY -5.3% for $200 million. The deal—announced today—values KKW Beauty at $1 billion, making Kardashian West worth about $900 million, according to Forbes’estimates.
The acquisition, which is set to close in the third quarter of fiscal year, will leave Kardashian West the majority owner of KKW Beauty, with an estimated 72% stake in the company, which is known for its color cosmetics like contouring creams and highlighters. Forbes estimates that her mother, Kris Jenner, owns 8% of the business.
Kim Kardashian Biography
Kim Kardashian was born on October 21, 1980 in Los Angeles, California. Kim’s father Robert Kardashian was one of OJ Simpson’s defense lawyers. Her mother is Kris Kardashian, AKA Kris Jenner. Kim started her career in Hollywood as an assistant and stylist to the stars. One of her big early clients was best friend, socialite Paris Hilton.
Kim Kardashian Forbes Net Worth
Over the last 10 years, Kim has risen the ranks of stardom to become one of the most famous and successful celebrities on the planet. She is a literal media mogul who runs an extremely profitably business empire. Today Kim’s empire includes a cosmetics line, personal appearance fees, television salary, a clothing line, weight loss products, perfume and retail endorsements.
Kim first gained major attention after an infamous sex tape featuring her and Ray J was released. Kim parlayed this fame into her own reality show, Keeping up with the Kardashians on the E! network. Since then, Kim’s fame has skyrocketed to the stratosphere. She has starred in movies, graced thousands of magazine covers, and has appeared on several reality spinoffs.
Kardashian has found time to date a few NFL stars, NBA players and rappers. In 2011, she became engaged to and married NBA player Kris Humphries. The marriage lasted only 72 days.
Kim made $18 million off of endorsements and TV rights to this wedding.
Kim married music mogul Kanye West after a very publicized relationship and several appearances by Kanye on Keeping up with the Kardashians. They married on May 24, 2014 their daughter, North West, was born on June 15, 2013. Today they have three children.
Kim Kardashian Net Worth
Kim Kardashian is currently one of the richest and the most influential reality TV star in the world, with an estimated net worth of $900 million.